The Curmudgeon

Do you remember Lou Dobbs? He was the vile old boat anchor dragging down an already dangerously listing CNN. He once filled us in on how wetbacks those people (wink, nudge, etc.) were infecting fine upstanding white Americans with Biblical diseases: I don’t mean to pick on that particular over-the-hill white supremacist misogynist. It just… Continue reading The Curmudgeon

There is No Opposition Party With Regard to Illegal Surveillance

One way the ridiculous cartoon villains running the Libertoonian wing of the Republican Party could gain some credibility might be to oppose blatant attacks by the current administration on the civil liberties of American citizens. It has been said that when one scratches the surface of a Libertarian, one finds an Authoritarian. The Tea Bag… Continue reading There is No Opposition Party With Regard to Illegal Surveillance

Post Memorial Day

I just heard about the worst thing I think I can remember. A Battle of the Bulge veteran described an encounter with a German boy soldier. On his approach with bayonet raised, he heard the boy shouting “Mommy! Mommy!” When he asked the boy what he was doing, the boy replied that he wanted his… Continue reading Post Memorial Day